The historical centre of Linz The Castle of Linz (Linzer Schloss)
The Castle of Linz (Linzer Schloss) towers high above Linz. A museum and fine cuisine are combined here, as are historical and modern architecture. On over 18,000 m², visitors can experience the history of nature, culture and technology in Upper Austria. The largest universal museum in Austria offers a programme for the whole family. In addition to the permanent exhibition, there are large annual exhibitions on both international topics and those related to geography and culture. Linzer Schloss is an eye-catcher in Linz's historical Old Town, which is situated only a few hundred metres from the Danube.
Tip: A ticket for the Schlossmuseum is also valid for Landesgalerie Linz on the same day.
The historical old town
The Old Town is impressive with the striking facades of its historical buildings. During the day, the Old Town is bustling. In the evenings, restaurants invite you to relax and enjoy yourself in the unique ambiance. Regular festivals and evening events take place on the picturesque squares in the Old Town.